Children & Young People’s (CYP)ASD Assessment & Diagnosis Pathway Task & Finish Group

Closed 27 Jun 2019

Opened 27 Jun 2019

Feedback updated 17 Jul 2020

We asked

To improve access to the assessment and diagnosis pathway for ASD for 5 ­ 16 year olds and improve timeliness of assessment and to redesign the 5­16 years ASD assessment and diagnostic pathway in line with the Pennine Care 7 stage model

You said

  • Improve access to assessment and diagnosis pathway for ASD and improve the timeliness of the process
  • Improved information for families whilst their children are waiting for assessment and treatment ­ December 2019

We did

  • The CCG has developed a performance framework in relation to the SEND commissioning programmes it is leading on. Baselines and trajectories in relation to the ASD assessment and diagnosis pathway have been clarified.
  • The plan has now been approved and is being mobilised.
  • Re designed the ASDAT patient information Leaflet

Overview

A review of the assessment and diagnosis pathways for ASD for 5-16 year olds. 

Why your views matter

To improve access to the assessment and diagnosis pathway for ASD for 5 ­ 16 year olds and improve timeliness of assessment and to redesign the 5­16 years ASD assessment and diagnostic pathway in line with the Pennine Care 7 stage model

What happens next

The results will be used to 

  • Improve access to assessment and diagnosis pathway for ASD and improve the timeliness of the process
  • Improved information for families whilst their children are waiting for assessment and treatment ­ December 2019

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • SEND parent/carers

Interests

  • SEND services